Passive Safety Devices for Brush and Wood Chippers, Petition 549

Advisory Committee Meeting

Date Tuesday, January 29, 2019
Time 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location International Union of Operating Engineers Stationary Engineers, Local 39
1620 N. Market Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95834
Contact Michael Nelmida (916) 274-5724


The committee will discuss the merits of augmenting wood chippers with passive safety devices, when and how to implement detection technology and alternate approaches to enhance the safety of wood chippers, as well as the number of wood chippers in use and the number of employees potentially affected by the inclusion of passive safety devices into the regulatory scheme.

Meeting Documents

Post Committee Meeting Documents


July 2019